SAS soldier's conviction quashed

A former SAS soldier from Cheshire who was jailed for illegally possessing a pistol has had his conviction quashed.

Sergeant Danny Nightingale from Crewe was sentenced to eighteen months in a military prison in November but was released three weeks later on appeal.

Today he took the fight to clear his name to the High Court. Ashley Derricot reports.

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SAS sniper wins appeal

Danny Nightingale, the SAS sniper from Cheshire jailed for illegally possessing a pistol and ammunition, has won his appeal against his conviction